In a statement provided to HuffPost on Friday through Hart’s lawyer Andrew Brettler, the comedian direct support to friends Jared Black and Rebecca Broxterman, who come in the 1970 Plymouth Barracuda when it strayed off a California road near Malibu and collapsed down an embankment on Sept. 1.
“I have nothing but cherish for Jared and want him and Rebecca a speedy recovery, ” Hart said.
Brettler too threw an update on Hart’s health as he remains on the mend after be a matter for “major back injuries, ” in the words of the California Highway Patrol report.
“Kevin is doing OK, ” Brettler said. “He’s committed to the physical therapy and going stronger every day.”
The attorney noted also that while Hart “is doing a little work here and there” on his upcoming film “Jumanji: The Next Level, ” “he doesn’t anticipate being fully back to work until the new year.”
According to multiple media outlets, an additional CHP report released Thursday stated that Black recklessly accelerated the vintage muscle car where reference is careened off the road just before 1 a.m. Like Hart, he sustained major back hurts, while Broxterman, who was less seriously hurt, complained of pain.
TMZ reported that less than 24 hours after the accident, Hart underwent back surgery.
Authorities did not find alcohol to be a factor in the crash.